Far Rockaway, NY 11693 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 11693: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Far Rockaway, NY 11693

Acceptable Alternative
Broad Channel, NY 11693
Rockaway Bch, NY 11693
Rockaway Beach, NY 11693

Not Acceptable, USPS
Queens, NY 11693

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 203
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,896
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 2,991
  • County: Queens County
  • Centroid: Latitude 40.59, Longitude -73.814
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time Zone (UTC -5 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Far Rockaway, NY 11693 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)

POPULATION

Total Population 12,998
Population in Households 12,847
Population in Familes 10,443
Population in Group Qrtrs 151
Population Density1 7,034
Diversity Index2 76
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,046
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 3,238
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,409 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,234 (41.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,812 (52.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 363 ( 6.7%)
Median Home Value $342,448
Average Home Value $359,937
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,998
Average Household Income $69,425
Per Capita Income $27,321
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.9% 1.09%
Households 0.7% 0.93%
Families 0.56% 0.86%
Median Household Income   2.41%
Per Capita Income   1.64%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Far Rockaway, NY 11693 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 11693 to the other 1,741 ZIP Codes in New York by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 451 74th
Population Density1 # 233 87th
Diversity Index2 # 118 93rd
Median Household Income # 955 45th
Per Capita Income # 978 44th

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